Tag: calligraphy

how to choose the right ink

Q&A: Guide to choosing the right ink

How to make the decision on which ink to buy So you have maybe decided to buy some new ink, but where do you start? With so much choice, it is hard…
world calligraphy day 2017

World Calligraphy Day 2017

Calligraphy kindly written by Satwinder Sehmi who will be hosting a Calligraphy Workshop at this years Gloucester History Festival. It's World Calligraphy Day today! We get stuck in and have a go…
guide to handwriting books

Q&A: How Do I Use A French Handwriting Exercise Book?

An Introductory Guide To How To Use Each Book And Progress Your Handwriting This is a guide to how to use the six-stages of French handwriting books from Clairefontaine. It will guide…
j herbin metallic inks

Review: J Herbin Metallic Inks

Watch as people gather around like a flock of mesmerised birds. It's the J Herbin Metallic inks... Brace yourselves! I was thinking about how to talk about these inks but figured that…
J Herbin Fluorescent inks on black paper under UV light

Review: J Herbin fluorescent inks

Hand on heart I know nothing about calligraphy. I would like to learn, but at this very moment it is what it is. There are all sorts of supplies you can pick…
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